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A mighty mortal has been caught, says Shehu Sani on SGF's suspension - TheCable;

A mighty mortal has been caught, says Shehu Sani on SGF's suspension - TheCable

TheCableA mighty mortal has been caught, says Shehu Sani on SGF's suspensionTheCableShehu Sani, chairman of the senate committee which indicted Babachir Lawal, secretary to the government of the federation, says his panel is not rejoicing that a “mighty mortal has been caught in the trap of his fate”. Sani said this in reaction to the ...and more »

Yoruba forum hail suspension of NIA DG, SGF - The Nation Newspaper

Yoruba forum hail suspension of NIA DG, SGFThe Nation NewspaperYoruba Unity Forum (YUF), an umbrella body of all Yoruba organizations, has hailed the suspension of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal, and the Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Dr.and more »

Buhari's suspension of SGF, NIA DG an afterthought, cover-up plot – Fayose - Daily Post Nigeria;

Buhari's suspension of SGF, NIA DG an afterthought, cover-up plot – Fayose - Daily Post Nigeria

Daily Post NigeriaBuhari's suspension of SGF, NIA DG an afterthought, cover-up plot – FayoseDaily Post NigeriaEkiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has described the suspension of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Babachir Lawal, and the Director-General of National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ambassador Ayo Oke, as diversionary.and more »

Nigeria's Buhari orders corruption probe over humanitarian funds - Reuters UK;

Nigeria's Buhari orders corruption probe over humanitarian funds - Reuters UK

Reuters UKNigeria's Buhari orders corruption probe over humanitarian fundsReuters UKFILE PHOTO - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari speaks during German President Joachim Gauck's visit to the State House in Abuja, Nigeria February 11, 2016. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde/File Photo. ABUJA Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on ...and more »

Professor applauds SGF, NIA boss' suspension - News Agency of Nigeria (press release);

Professor applauds SGF, NIA boss' suspension - News Agency of Nigeria (press release)

News Agency of Nigeria (press release)Professor applauds SGF, NIA boss' suspensionNews Agency of Nigeria (press release)Prof. Abdulhameed Ujo on Wednesday, said the suspension of Mr Babachir Lawal, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) was long overdue. Ujo is of the Department of Political Science and International Relations, University of Abuja, ...and more »

Nigeria suspends intel chief over $43 million cash stash - News24;

Nigeria suspends intel chief over $43 million cash stash - News24

News24Nigeria suspends intel chief over $43 million cash stashNews24Abuja - Nigeria's president has suspended the country's intelligence chief over the recent discovery of $43 million in cash in a Lagos apartment. A statement on Wednesday says President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into how the ...and more »

Nigeria's president orders probe into missing aid funds - Financial Times;

Nigeria's president orders probe into missing aid funds - Financial Times

Financial TimesNigeria's president orders probe into missing aid fundsFinancial TimesMuhammadu Buhari, Nigeria's president, has ordered an investigation into a senior civil servant linked to missing funds meant to avert famine in the north-east of the country. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we deliver the ...and more »

Senators react to suspension of SGF Babachir Lawal - Premium Times;

Senators react to suspension of SGF Babachir Lawal - Premium Times

Premium TimesSenators react to suspension of SGF Babachir LawalPremium TimesShehu Sani, the senator heading the committee that blew the lid of the contract frauds at the Presidential Initiative for the North East, PINE, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for suspending the official at the centre of the scandal, the ...and more »

Babachir's Suspension Long Overdue – SAN - The Whistler;

Babachir's Suspension Long Overdue – SAN - The Whistler

The WhistlerBabachir's Suspension Long Overdue – SANThe WhistlerMallam Yusuf Ali, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari over the suspension of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir David Lawal, saying it is long overdue. Ali, who said this in a chat with Punch on ...and more »

Senator Sani Commends Buhari For Suspending SGF Babachir - Now You're Fighting Corruption - Nigerian Bulletin;

Senator Sani Commends Buhari For Suspending SGF Babachir - Now You're Fighting Corruption - Nigerian Bulletin

Nigerian BulletinSenator Sani Commends Buhari For Suspending SGF Babachir - Now You're Fighting CorruptionNigerian BulletinSenator Shehu Sani has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for suspending Babachir Lawal, Secretary to the government of the Federation. shehu sani3.jpg. During an appearance on Channels TV Programme 'Politics Today' , Sani said that the ...and more »

Babachir Lawal Sen Urhoghide, Sani, others hail SGF's suspension - Pulse Nigeria

Babachir Lawal Sen Urhoghide, Sani, others hail SGF's suspensionPulse NigeriaThe Chairman, Senate Committee on Culture and Tourism, Mr Matthew Urhoghide, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for suspending Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Babachir Lawal. The lawmaker told the News Agency of ...and more »

See the SGF who has just been suspended, as he leaves presidential villa - NAIJ.COM;

See the SGF who has just been suspended, as he leaves presidential villa - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMSee the SGF who has just been suspended, as he leaves presidential villaNAIJ.COMIn an earlier report by NAIJ.com, Lawal denied knowledge of his suspension demanded to know who wrote the statement announcing the development. Babachir who rushed into Vice President Yemi Osinbajo's office when his suspension was announced on ...and more »

Frank wants Buhari to sack incompetent, corrupt appointees - Guardian;

Frank wants Buhari to sack incompetent, corrupt appointees - Guardian

GuardianFrank wants Buhari to sack incompetent, corrupt appointeesGuardianA member of All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Timi Frank, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sack appointees, including cabinet members, who had brought the Federal Government to disrepute. He made the call in a statement on Wednesday in ...and more »

President Buhari suspends SGF, DG NIA - Nigerian Observer;

President Buhari suspends SGF, DG NIA - Nigerian Observer

Nigerian ObserverPresident Buhari suspends SGF, DG NIANigerian ObserverAbuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate suspension of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr David Lawal. Also suspended with immediate effect is the Director General, National Intelligence Agency (NIA), ...and more »

Three recommendations from the senate report which nailed SGF - TheCable;

Three recommendations from the senate report which nailed SGF - TheCable

TheCableThree recommendations from the senate report which nailed SGFTheCableOn December 14, 2016, the senate asked Babachir Lawal, secretary to the government of the federation, to immediately resign from office. This followed the recommendation of its ad hoc committee on the humanitarian crisis in the north-east, which had ...and more »

Babachir's suspension will strengthen legislative, executive relationship – Senator Aliero - NAIJ.COM;

Babachir's suspension will strengthen legislative, executive relationship – Senator Aliero - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COMBabachir's suspension will strengthen legislative, executive relationship – Senator AlieroNAIJ.COMA senator representing Kebbi Central Senatorial district, Senator Adamu Aliero has said that the suspension of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Engr. Babachir Lawal would strengthen executive and legislative relationship. NAIJ ...and more »

Spy chief suspended after 'humongous' cash find - Sky News;

Spy chief suspended after 'humongous' cash find - Sky News

Sky NewsSpy chief suspended after 'humongous' cash findSky NewsAnti-corruption investigators in Nigeria say the stash, including $43m, was found hidden in filing cabinets and a wardrobe. 18:16, UK, Wednesday 19 April 2017. Nigeria corruption. Pic: EFCC. Image: Investigators with the money. Pic: EFCC. By Russell ...and more »

Babachir's Suspension Vindicates Us – Senator - The Whistler;

Babachir's Suspension Vindicates Us – Senator - The Whistler

The WhistlerBabachir's Suspension Vindicates Us – SenatorThe WhistlerThe senator representing Kebbi Central, Adamu Aliero, says the suspension of Babachir Lawal by President Muhammadu Buhari has vindicated the Senate that the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) is corrupt. Recall that the Senate Ad-hoc ...and more »

Senate applauds Buhari for suspending SGF, Babachir - Daily Trust;

Senate applauds Buhari for suspending SGF, Babachir - Daily Trust

Daily TrustSenate applauds Buhari for suspending SGF, BabachirDaily TrustBy Ismail Mudashir | Publish Date: Apr 19 2017 6:13PMChairman of the Senate ad-hoc Commitee on mounting humanitarian crisis in the North East, Senator Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna) has described the suspension of the Secretary to the Government of the ...and more »

'Who is Presidency?' – Suspended SGF, Babchir Lawal reacts to suspension - NAIJ.COM;

'Who is Presidency?' – Suspended SGF, Babchir Lawal reacts to suspension - NAIJ.COM

NAIJ.COM'Who is Presidency?' – Suspended SGF, Babchir Lawal reacts to suspensionNAIJ.COMIn an encounter with reporters on Wednesday April 19 shortly after his suspension was announced, a clearly shocked Lawal stalled on all the questions he was asked, according to the Cable news. READ ALSO: Names of Nigerians who stay at Osborne ...and more »